Judge Rules For Opioid Makers In $50 Billion Lawsuit Joined By Oakland, Santa Clara, CountyA judge has tentatively ruled against Santa Clara County, the City of Oakland, and several others in a lawsuit accusing drug companies of fueling the opioid crisis.
Pharmaceutical Companies Agree To $70M California Settlement Over Drug PricesFour pharmaceutical companies collectively are agreeing to pay California nearly $70 million to settle allegations that they delayed drugs to keep prices high.
Trump Plan to Reduce Drug Prices Goes Easy on Big PharmaPres. Trump's long-promised plan to bring down drug prices, unveiled Friday, would mostly spare the pharmaceutical industry he previously accused of "getting away with murder."
'Most Hated' CEO Buys South City Pharmaceutical CompanyMartin Shkreli, the man who called himself the "most hated CEO in America" is doing business in the Bay Area, purchasing a 70 percent stake in the South San Francisco drugmaker, KaloBios.
Gilead Sciences Doubles Its Profit To $12.1 Billion On Strength Of $1,000 Per Pill Hepatitis DrugA Bay Area pharmaceutical firm is among other top drug makers facing scrutiny over enormous profits, the price charged for drugs, and how much the company spends on marketing versus research and development.
Bay Area Mom One Of Many Concerned About New Powerful Painkiller The new painkiller, which is a pure version of the drug that’s in Vicodin, could hit the market next year.
Tech Watch: Pharmaceutical Companies Can't Disable Facebook Comments AnymoreFacebook has stopped letting pharmaceutical companies disable the comment section on its site.